A Face Like Mine

A collaborative project with the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, this exhibition celebrates 100 years of African American figurative art. This selection of seventy works including paintings, sculpture, prints, and photographs by fifty-two Black artists explores the African American experience from the Harlem Renaissance through the Civil Rights era to the current day.

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Reviews for A Face Like Mine are in!

“Its most powerful, provocative and exuberant exhibit in decades”– Tracey O’Shaughnessy – Republican American

“a new chapter for the Mattatuck” Jacquelyn Gleisner – Arts Paper (ACNH)

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This is one in a series of American art exhibitions created through a multi-year, multi-institutional partnership formed by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, as part of the Art Bridges Initiative.


Image: Tajh Rust (b. 1989), Someday, 2020, Oil on canvas, 96 x 72 inches, Collection of the artist